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To a thirteen-year-old Vermont farm boy whose father slaughters pigs for a living, maturity comes early as he learns "doing what's got to be done," especially regarding his pet pig who cannot produce a litter
Topics: Farm life, Fathers and sons, Pigs
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by Peck, Robert Newton
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150 pages 22 cm
Topics: Farm life -- Vermont -- Fiction, Fathers and sons -- Fiction, Swine -- Fiction, Farm life --...
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by Peck, Robert Newton
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Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1972
Topics: Farm life, Fathers and sons, Pigs, Farm life, Fathers and sons, Swine
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by Robert Newton Peck
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Topics: Farm life -- Vermont -- Juvenile fiction., Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction., Swine -- Juvenile...
"A Day No Pigs Would Die" by Robert Newton Peck and "The Pigman" by Paul Zindel are 2 short novels that offer treasures in the form of many lessons in life to share in the language arts classroom. These two rich novels can serve as sources for multicultural understanding of rural and urban life, as well as for interpreting the protagonists' growth through life experiences. An integrated curriculum can enhance the meaning of the 2 novels for the language arts class as...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Adolescent Literature, Cultural Differences, Ethnicity, Integrated Curriculum,...
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Wild goose, brother goose. The day of the jackal. A day no pigs would die.
Topics: American fiction, Condensed books
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by Levin, Ira. Stepford wives; Forsyth, Frederick, 1938- Odessa file; Peck, Robert Newton. Day no pigs would die; Stern, Richard Martin, 1915- Stanfield harvest; Craig, Eleanor. P.S. your not listening
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The Stepford wives / by Ira Levin -- The Odessa file / by Frederick Forsyth -- A day no pigs would die / by Roert Newton Peck -- Stanfield harvest / by Richard Martin Stern -- P.S. your not listening / by Eleanor Craig
Topic: Condensed books
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by Levin, Ira. Stepford wives; Forsyth, Frederick, 1938- Odessa file; Peck, Robert Newton. Day no pigs would die; Stern, Richard Martin, 1915- Stanfield harvest; Craig, Eleanor. P.S. your not listening
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The Stepford wives / by Ira Levin -- The Odessa file / by Frederick Forsyth -- A day no pigs would die / by Roert Newton Peck -- Stanfield harvest / by Richard Martin Stern -- P.S. your not listening / by Eleanor Craig
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by Peck, Robert Newton
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In a novel of extraordinary beauty and humanity, the author of A Day No Pigs Would Die re-creates a small town in Florida during the Depression and brings to vivid life the varied human beings who populate it
Topics: Orphans, Depressions, Uncles, Depressions, Orphans, Uncles
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by Peck, Robert Newton
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In a novel of extraordinary beauty and humanity, the author of A Day No Pigs Would Die re-creates a small town in Florida during the Depression and brings to vivid life the varied human beings who populate it
Topics: Orphans, Depressions, Uncles
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by Harris, Raymond
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446 pages : 23 cm
Topics: Reading comprehension, Literature
xiii, 270 pages ; 25 cm
Topics: Literature -- Study and teaching (Secondary), Literature -- Study and teaching (Elementary),...
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xxiii, 193 pages ; 23 cm
Topics: {u'11': u'Literaturunterricht', u'10': u'Heranwachsender', u'1': u'Initiations in literature --...
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by Monks, Merri M; Pistolis, Donna Reidy; Young Adult Library Services Association. Intellectual Freedom Committee
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Organized alphabetically, this work provides examples of recent challenges, review sources, related articles, standard reference sources, and recommended reading lists for 26 frequently challenged books, from Judy Blume's Forever to Robert Cormier's The Chocolate War
Topics: Challenged books, Young adults, Young adult literature, Challenged books, Young adult literature,...
In order to help teachers identify works of literature that will remain vibrant parts of their students' lives and give them new insights into themselves, their friends, and their enemies, this journal contains articles suggesting works that the authors found most meaningful to themselves. Titles and authors are as follows: (1) "'April Morning': Coming to Manhood, All in a Few Hours" (K. Donelson); (2) "Is God Dead?" (L. K. Snyder); (3) "A Record of Epiphanies in the...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Curriculum Development, Elementary Secondary Education, English Curriculum, Higher...
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xiii, 456 pages ; 28 cm
Topics: Literature -- Study and teaching, Literature -- Examinations, questions, etc, Language arts...
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xx, 380 pages ; 24 cm
Topics: Censorship -- History, Prohibited books -- History, Social problems -- United States -- History,...
C. Smith's "read a book in an hour" procedure for the development of listening and reading comprehension and B. Beyer's "hamburger writing" procedure for the development of composition skills formed the basis of a teaching technique that provided students with problem solving tasks, a procedure for writing compositions, and exposure to a classic adolescent novel within a limited time. The technique was used with 22 seventh and eighth grade students enrolled in a summer...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Adolescent Literature, Classroom Techniques, Junior High School Students, Junior High...
The famous manifesto that gave the weathermen their name
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Topics: communism, New Left, terrorism
xvi, 489 pages : 23 cm
Topics: Children's literature, Literature -- Collections
"A Penguin original"--Label on cover
Topics: Children's literature, Literature
1 online resource (xix, 368 pages) :
Topics: Frank, Pat, 1907-1964. Alas, Babylon, Coelho, Paulo. Alquimista. English, Rand, Ayn. Anthem,...
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Topics: Frank, Pat, 1907-1964. Alas, Babylon, Coelho, Paulo. Alquimista. English, Rand, Ayn. Anthem,...
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by Spirago, Francis, b. 1862; Spirago, Franz, 1862- Beispiel-sammlung; Baxter, James Joseph, 1865- editor
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CONTENTS  (See also "List of Truths Illustrated," at end of Volume.)  LESSON FIRST  ON THE END OF MAN  The Astronomer and the Globe 3  The Godless Innkeeper 4  The Soul and the Understanding 6  The Martyr's Last Word 6  The Physician's Vision 6  The Fish out of Water 8 The Blasphemer and the Monk 8  And then? 9  The Three Mirrors 10  Diogenes and the Three Sestertii 11  The Most Beautiful Hand 12  The Wise King 12  A Day lost 13  An Abbot and a King in the Chase 14 ...
Topics: Homiletical illustrations, Catholic Church -- Catechisms and creeds -- English, Catholic Church
Printed pamphlet containing letters written to Governor Henry S. Wise of Virginia and Mrs. Mason, wife of Senator James Mason of Virginia on the subject of John Brown. This is a scanned version of the original document in the Abernethy Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880, Correspondence, Abernethy Manuscripts Collection
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by Adolf Hitler
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Señor : el capitan Pedro Fernandez de Quiros, digo : que para descubrir la parte incognita del Sur … (State Library of NSWCollection Item) Second in the series of fourteen known Quirós' presentation memorials. It describes his 1605-1606 expedition in search of Terra Australis, gives a short description of his discoveries and sets forth requirements to form a settlement in the new land. Quirós wrote about fifty memorials addressed to the King Philip III of Spain describing the wonders of...
Topics: Pedro Fernandez de Quiros, australia, terra australis
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previous text is https://archive.org/details/ascendewiththefourdreamers with all the texts of this storyline packed into a novel like https://archive.org/details/ascendepermaandthemembranes ------- punishing pig fat sweet chocolate or cannabis thc consumption does not help to reduce amounts desired it is not fun ... writes ascende in the forest into his maima version 0.1 smartphone ... to read back to where i stopped telling the story of manusha and luamshi ... and there are anyway some topics...
Topics: ascende, consumer and consumed have an intimate relationship not to be disturbed by third parties
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by Harjeet Singh Gill
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BÄBÄ NÄNAK 1 BÄBÄ NÄNAK 2 BÄBÄ NÄNAK BÄBÄ NÄNAK Harjeet Singh Gill Professor Emeritus Jawaharlal Nehru University Publication Bureau Punjabi University, Patiala. BÄBÄ NÄNAK 3 BÄBÄ NÄNAK (revised edition) Harjeet Singh Gill Professor Emeritus, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. © Punjabi University, Patiala, 2007. ISBN : 81-302-0089-9 Copies : 1100 Price : Rupees 350. Department for the Development of Punjabi Language Published by Dr Parmbakhshish Singh, Registrar,...
Topics: Nanak, Eastern Religion, Philosophy, theology
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by Orgyan Nyima
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LIVING AND DYING IN MODERN TIBET by Orgyan Nyima PREFACE I was born in Lungda Village located in a Kham1 area in the early 1970s, attended a local primary school in the early 1980s, and received an undergraduate education in a provincial level college. Memories of my early life in Lungda Village are my vivid companions. Let me give you some examples: Daily village life moved to a rhythm of herding, milking, fetching water, spreading fresh dung on the ground to dry, collecting dry dung, and...
Topics: modern Tibetan history, Kham history, living and dying in modern Tibet
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This article, which I strongly urge EVERYONE to read and consider, carries information that MUST be circulated among anyone who can comprehend what they are reading. Indeed, many of the concepts may be above the mind or interest of the ordinary Westerner but with this topic, the loss of freedom to think, being totally manipulated, as many as possible must learn of the dangers our children face. My generation, the Baby Boomers, did not have the good fortune of learning about these things in...
Topic: Frankfurt School
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Fangruida, the mentor of the world leader mankind-the great sun will always shine on the vast human land and planetary world. (Michael. D 2015 Rome) Translated by Lisa 2015v. 3.1 version   -_------------------------------------------------ -------------------------------------------------- ----------------------   Mankind has entered the 21st century, and mankind has struggled through 5000 years or more. The new scientific and technological revolution, the industrial revolution, the...
Topic: People